MAP01: The Well (Syringe)


Syringe maps
This level occupies the map slot MAP01. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP01.
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MAP01: The Well is the first map of Syringe. It was designed by Richard Frei (Tarnsman) and Xaser Acheron, and uses the music track "Carbon Wired Steel Forest Trees Awaken And Take Over The Land In A Massive Violent Outburst Before The Night" by Psychedelic Eyeball. The par time defined in MAPINFO is 5:00.


Map of The Well
Letters in italics refer to marked spots on the map. Sector, thing, and linedef numbers in boldface are secrets which count toward the end-of-level tally.


Other points of interest[edit]


  1. At the start, go to the armor bonuses and press the switch at the left side. Head east to the first blood pool and head up, then through the vines at the left end to get a soul sphere and a box of shotgun shells. (sector 29)
  2. Head east from the start into the first blood pool and open the south wall to get a chainsaw and an ammo clip. (sector 31)
  3. In the beige room at the northeast end, press the skull switch at the southeast to lower the middle column, containing a radiation suit. (sector 43)


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Current records[edit]

The records for the map at the Doom Speed Demo Archive are:

Run Time Player Date File Notes
UV speed 0:19.91 Guanlan Chen (GarrettChan) 2021-11-10 Cross-listed from Pacifist
NM speed 0:22.46 megasphere308 2022-03-13
UV max 1:45.23 Guanlan Chen (GarrettChan) 2022-03-09
NM 100S 0:34.74 megasphere308 2022-03-13
UV -fast 2:33.57 BiZ 2022-05-25
UV -respawn
UV Tyson
UV pacifist 0:19.91 Guanlan Chen (GarrettChan) 2021-11-10
NoMo 0:18.51 Guanlan Chen (GarrettChan) 2023-03-18
Stroller 0:46.57 megasphere308 2022-03-13

The data was last verified in its entirety on March 26, 2023.


Map data[edit]

Things 215
Vertices 973*
Linedefs 996
Sidedefs 1352
Sectors 101
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 848.


This level contains the following numbers of things per skill level:

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